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 EDITORIAL
Application, Implementation & Dedication
Technology today knows no boundaries. A traveller, who has experienced top-of-the-line technology solutions at a hotel in Tokyo, expects similar service in any other part of the world that he travels to. However, not everyone is ready and braced up to face the technological race. There are technical issues related to the services and also the costs involved with providing those services to the guests.
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 COVER STORY

Delivering Guests Credible App Experience
Gone are the days when hotels were considered to be the only place people could access superior technology. Rapid advancements in consumer technology in recent years has brought a huge shift in how people perceive technology and their expectations. This poses a huge challenge for hospitality players. Hospitality Biz tries to understand how hotel companies and hospitality technology providers look at this challenge
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 INTERVIEW
‘Our service is an answer for many hotels that struggle to invest in IT’ - Amlan Ghose, Managing Director, Prologic First
Cloud-based instruments are the future for hotel owners who are struggling to invest in IT platforms to keep pace with rapid advancements in technology. There is no dearth of reliable third party service providers in the market on whom hotel owners and managers can rely upon. Amlan Ghose, Managing Director, Prologic First, in an interaction with Hospitality Biz elucidates the benefits of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model of IT service platforms
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